shock absorbent watch


Definition of shock absorbent watch

: a wristwatch having the balance pivot jewel bearings set into resilient housings to decrease the possibility of breakage due to a fall or shock

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“Shock absorbent watch.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 Oct. 2021.

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